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UK News Dad killed after being hit by van in Fife was ex-soldier shopping with his mum

16:05  02 december  2019
16:05  02 december  2019 Source:   msn.com

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  Man dies in hospital after being hit by Transit van in Fife The 43-year-old was rushed to hospital in a critical condition after he was found in Station Road, Cardenden.The 43-year-old was rushed to hospital after he was hit by a Ford Transit panel van on Station Road, Cardenden, on Thursday night.

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a man wearing a hat posing for the camera: Dave McArthur died in hospital © Facebook Dave McArthur died in hospital

Tributes have been paid to a dad-of-two who died after he was hit by a van in Fife.

Dave McArthur had been out shopping on Station Road, Cardenden, with his mum when he was struck by a Ford Transit van on Thursday evening.

The 43-year-old was rushed to Western General Hospital in Edinburgh after he was left in a critical condition following the incident.

Police confirmed that the dad tragically lost his life in a statement released on Monday morning.

a man wearing a hat: Dave McArthur was a dad of two © Facebook Dave McArthur was a dad of two

A JustGiving page explains that Dave leaves his wife Alana and two daughters.

Man fighting for life after being hit by van in Fife

  Man fighting for life after being hit by van in Fife The 43-year-old man was struck by a white Ford Transit van that was found a short time after the incident by cops in Blyth Gardens, Kirkcaldy. The male was rushed to the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh where he remains in a critical condition after sustaining a serious head injury . Following the collision a 41-year-old man was arrested in connection. Sergeant Nicola Young, of the Fife Road Policing Unit , said: "We are working to establish the full circumstances of this crash and would urge anyone who may have seen a white van just before the collision or afterwards to get in touch.

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It adds that the married couple had a mortgage accepted on their home just before the horrific crash and that he was shopping with this mum at the time.

Peter Kwok wrote on the page: “Dave McArthur our friend, husband to Alana and dad to two beautiful daughters from Kirkcaldy was killed.

“They just got a mortgage accepted for a new home before tragedy struck on Thursday.

“He served his country in his army life and in civilian life served the community by helping people with addictions.

“A special and lovely man. RIP our good friend.”

More than £3,000 has been raised by Dave’s friends and family since the JustGiving page was put online on over the weekend.

Social media tributes have poured in since the news of his passing.

Debbie Dallal said: “Thank you all so much. We are all heartbroken but your generosity and lovely messages means so much.”

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a man taking a selfie: Doting dad Dave was hit by a white Transit van © JustGiving Doting dad Dave was hit by a white Transit van

Paul Lockwood wrote: “RIP tragic news on Friday morning when I found out a dear friend, brilliant bloke, old soldier and more importantly, loving husband and father to two young girls was involved in a hit and run.

“Out worst fears became reality on Saturday evening.”

Police have arrested a 41-year-old man in connection with the incident while officers continue to investigate the crash .

a man wearing a hat: A JustGiving page revealed that Dave served in the army © JustGiving A JustGiving page revealed that Dave served in the army

Sergeant Nicola Young, of Fife Road Policing Unit, said: "Our thoughts are very much with the man's family and all those affected by this tragic incident.

"An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the collision is ongoing and I urge anyone who either saw what happened, or saw the vehicle involved in the collision, to please get in touch as soon as possible.

"Dash-cam footage in particular would be extremely helpful."

A spokesperson for Police Scotland added: “Anyone with information should contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 3318 of November 28.”

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